USS Oscar Austin Docks in Gdynia, Poland

first_img View post tag: Navy View post tag: europe View post tag: docks View post tag: USS Oscar Austin July 2, 2014 The guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) arrived in Gdynia, Poland, for a scheduled port visit, July 1. View post tag: Gdynia View post tag: Naval Authoritiescenter_img View post tag: poland View post tag: News by topic Back to overview,Home naval-today USS Oscar Austin Docks in Gdynia, Poland USS Oscar Austin Docks in Gdynia, Poland The port visit in Gdynia is part of an ongoing effort by U.S. military forces to strengthen ties with NATO allies and regional partners, while working toward mutual goals of promoting peace and stability in the Baltic region.While in Gdynia, Oscar Austin will host several Polish government and military dignitaries for an on board reception as well as host ship tours.“It’s been two years since a U.S. ship has moored in Gdynia and I can tell you that the crew, including myself, is excited to be here today,” said Cmdr. Brian Diebold, commanding officer of Oscar Austin. “Oscar Austin Sailors, as with all U.S. Sailors, love working with their Polish brothers-in-arms.”Oscar Austin, homeported in Norfolk, Virginia, is deployed in a multi-mission role to enhance regional maritime security and build interoperability with NATO and regional partners in the Baltic region.U.S. 6th Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts the full spectrum of joint and naval operations, often in concert with allied, joint and interagency partners, in order to advance U.S. national interests and security and stability in Europe and Africa.[mappress]Press Release, July 02, 2014; Image: Sri Lanka Navy View post tag: americas Share this articlelast_img read more

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